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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 29-Jun-2016 @ 5:50am  
Temperature Current Conditions12 Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 0.5°F than last hour.

68.3°F

Comfortable
24-hr difference: -1.3°FColder 1.3°F than yesterday at this time.
High Today
71.4°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
68.3°F
5:47 AM
Yest High
92.7°F
3:01 PM
Yest Low
69.2°F
2:32 AM
Sta High13
106.9°F
2012
Sta Low13
59.6°F
2009
Rec High14
103.0°F
1952
Rec Low14
59.0°F
1958
Dawn Dawn

Wind from NNE Wind:  NNE
1.0

Gusting to:
0.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-0.6 of 100
Today

Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.
Mostly Clear
Thursday

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunny
Hi 85 °F Lo 60 °F Hi 87 °F
SPC Activity Map
Click on map for NOAA SPC details.
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.1°F since last hour. 64.6°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.1°F since last hour. 1.1°F
High 12:00 AM: 69.3°F
Low 5:37 AM: 64.5°F
Record High: 82.0°F on
Jun-15-2016
Record Low: -7.2°F on
Jan-16-2009
Wetbulb: 66.0°F
Rain Today
rain graph
Graph image updates every 5 minutes.
Today: 0.00 in
Storm Rain: 0.04 in
Yesterday: 0.04 in
Last 7 Days: 3.58 in
Jun Rain: 4.92 in
Jun to Date
  Avg:10
4.13 in
Jun to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.79 in for the month 0.79 in
Jun Avg: 4.52 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.4 in for the month 0.40 in
Season:1 20.96 in
YTD
  Avg:11
26.91 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Under 5.95 in for the year 5.95 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Jun-28-2016
at 6:12 PM
53 rain days in 2016
6 days in June
0 days since last rain
Current: NNE  1.0 mph
1Hr Average: 0.6 mph
Wind Run: 1.53 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.0 mph mph
Today: 5.0 mph 5:29 AM
Month: 27.0 mph Jun-15
Year: 30.0 mph Mar-27
Record Gust: 59.0 mph
May-22-2011
Sunlight:
14 hrs 33 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 60.6% 39.4%
Which is
0 min 01 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Morning Crescent, 24 days, 7 hours, 52 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 2% since last hour. 88%
Last Hour: Decreased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 1:11 AM: 95%
Low 5:27 AM: 87%
Record High: 99%
Apr-28-2016
Record Low: 19%
Apr-1-2009
Current: Rising 0.013  inHg/hr 30.017 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 5:49 AM: 30.017 in.
Low 2:09 AM: 29.972 in.
Record High: 30.921 inHg
Jan-3-2008
Record Low: 29.179 inHg
Feb-24-2016
Cooling Degree Days Temperature Extremes17 Heat Index Air
Today: 1.2
Jun: 348.0
2016 to Date: 408.0
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 2007.3
High Tue: 119°F at Needles CA
Low Tue: 33°F at Tower Fall WY
Record Temperatures14
High: 103.0°F  (1952)
Low: 59.0°F  (1958)
Normal Temperatures14
High: 90.0°F
Low: 68.0°F
Current: 68.3°F
High 12:00am: 71.4°F
Yesterday: 97.4°F
Record: 124.7°F
Aug-3-2011
Quality
Index6:

51


Moderate
Density:
1.198 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
12:00 AM
0.0
5 W/m2
22%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
5:47 AM
W/m2
Record:
1487 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Early Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 55.0°F
Sunrise: 5:39 am
Sunset: 8:12 pm
Moonrise: 1:50 am
Moonset: 3:01 pm
Full Moon: Jun-20-2016
New Moon: 11:02 UTC
Jul-4-2016
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.01 in
7-Days Rain: 3.58 in
7-Days ET: 1.63 in
7-Day:  1.953 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.953 in
June:  2.82 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 2.82 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
109.0°F
Aug-15-2007
3.0°F
Jan-29-2014
Daytime Records15
  109.0°F
Aug-15-2007
  19.0°F
Jan-06-2014
Nitetime Records16
  105.1°F
Aug-15-2007
  3.0°F
Jan-29-2014
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 29 of just the month of June for this station since 2007.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 29 of June for this station since 2007. 12 Cloud data during daylight hours is calculated from our solar energy data. Cloud data 90 minutes before sunset until after sunrise is data from nearest airport reporting sky conditions, Beech River or McKellar Airport.   13 This Station's Records Since July 2007.   14 Records from Weather Underground.   15 Warmest and Coldest days between 6AM and 6PM.   16 Warmest and Coldest nights between 6PM and 6AM.   17 Records from National Weather Service.  
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph.
Patchy Fog
then Sunny

Hi 85 °F
NWS forecast: Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp. change. precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.
Mostly Clear

Lo 60 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.




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Weather Facts

August 2007 was one of the hottest and driest months in the history of this station. Parsons received only 0.09" of rain for the month and 23 days of 100+ degree temperatures.

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